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Large Plate or Platter

Decorative Arts and Design

MAKER Henry Will
DATES 1761–1793
DIMENSIONS 1 x 13 1/8 x 13 1/8 in. (2.5 x 33.3 x 33.3 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed on underside, from top to bottom, left to right: (1) row of three small square stamps containing: seated figure; unidentified pictograph; prancing lion (2) two identical stamps, partially struck, of larger square containing foliate design
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Circular pewter plate with rim that curves slightly upward, ending in rounded edge. CONDITION: Fair; shows heavy use; very heavily scratched and pitted; a few spots of discoloration; dents around rim.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Henry Will. Large Plate or Platter, 1761–1793. Pewter, 1 x 13 1/8 x 13 1/8 in. (2.5 x 33.3 x 33.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.169. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.169.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 45.10.169.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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